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Best Synecdoche Poems

Below are the all-time best Synecdoche poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of synecdoche poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member The Day The Stranger Came
The day the stranger came, we bade
goodbye to our mad sanity,
Our high hopes for humanity
traipsed off in treachery’s parade.

He took our trust and trussed us...

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Categories: synecdoche, betrayal,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme

Premium Member Niagara
*Niafalls, the****** Antiope of Canada,
Amazonian, but not breast less,
***Snowy bosom like virginal gems,
Swelling lips moderately full,
Savoury odor felt all around,
****Crystalline throat striking the eyes.

Meandering, churning,...

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Categories: synecdoche, nature,
Form: Personification
Premium Member THIRST

As *time flips a second step,
a *tree dehydrated weeps
for resuscitation sting
tired but standing still 

Long ago its *branches dressed
with **emerald-feathered tips
And ***sweet scattered **scarlet hearts

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Categories: synecdoche, death, nature, poetry, weather,
Form: Dodoitsu
I am ME
The only one of my kind
The undisputed champion
I'm the one you need find
If you're not gazing  for presumption

I'm the megaphone of my world
The gateway...

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Categories: synecdoche, people, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
Frightened By the Polls
Frightened By the Polls

As frightened as a wolverine in a man-made metal trap,
The politician crawled out from under his rock.
Afraid, after his voting record was...

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Categories: synecdoche, political
Form: Narrative

Premium Member Your Time Has Come (Prose Poetry)
Your time has come like the rising sun.  Stand up for life created by God’s love as 
the dove descends from above.  He...

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Categories: synecdoche, devotion, faith, hope, life, love, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
I’m love, expressing the Creator’s heart
For God is love, and love is the greatest 
Magnifying miracle-mercy moves 
Toward prayer’s length; upward service strength 
Defying Venus...

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Categories: synecdoche, christian, faith, god, inspirational love, jesus,
Form: Blank verse
Dragons By Color And Design
                   Dragons Color & Design

No *boots on...

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Categories: synecdoche, adventure, beautiful, childhood, fantasy, flying, fun,
Form: Free verse
You comment on my poem; I on yours.
"Your rhyme, meter and wit are exquisite,"
I say.  You reply, "Yours I revisit
on the net; love how...

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© John Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: synecdoche, on writing and words, romance, poetry,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Revive
1.  Always aspiring to authentic answers
2.  Belief begins, only to end
3.  Calls the crow, 'never, to'
4.  Drifting like October leaves
5. ...

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Categories: synecdoche, allusion, assonance, hope, onomatopoeia, recovery from,
Form: ABC
Premium Member What Am I-Niagara-w
I am the Antiope of Canada,
Amazonian, but not breast less,
Snowy bosom like virginal gems,
Swelling lips moderately full,
Savoury odor felt all around,
Crystalline throat striking the eyes.


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Categories: synecdoche, metaphor, nature, places, women,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Twenty Poetic Devices of My Woe
My heart is an ebon swallowed night where nobody ever goes,       
raging in a recondite rift like ripples resounding...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: synecdoche, poetry, sorrow,
Form: Couplet
‘Is love not bitter’? I repeat once again,
‘Think with your brain ’it can make you insane.

Rejection pierces my heart like a sharp sword,
Makes me move...

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Categories: synecdoche, life, love hurts,
Form: Couplet
When my words rhyme
Oh how I love the crime
Such forgivable murder
Of words changing order

Tis not only sequence
For you have to make sense
Read between the lines

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Categories: synecdoche, art, beautiful, beauty, onomatopoeia, poems, poetry,
Form: Rhyme